The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Firewall
Rank 18 28 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 23 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.65% 5.93% 6.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.35% 24.10% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 21
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £36,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £88,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Firewall
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 83 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.47% 24.63% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 47 74 81
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Firewall Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall.

1 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (42.22%) Cisco
3 16 (35.56%) CCNP
4 14 (31.11%) ITIL
4 14 (31.11%) LAN
4 14 (31.11%) WAN
5 13 (28.89%) CheckPoint
6 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 12 (26.67%) DNS
7 11 (24.44%) VPN
7 11 (24.44%) VoIP
7 11 (24.44%) Clustering
8 10 (22.22%) UNIX
8 10 (22.22%) Windows
8 10 (22.22%) Solaris
8 10 (22.22%) Linux
8 10 (22.22%) Internet
8 10 (22.22%) CCNA
8 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 10 (22.22%) F5
9 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (20.00%) RHCE
9 9 (20.00%) IBM AIX Certification
9 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 9 (20.00%) AIX
9 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (17.78%) CCVP
10 8 (17.78%) SSL

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex region citing Firewall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Firewall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) LAN
1 14 (31.11%) WAN
2 12 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 12 (26.67%) DNS
3 11 (24.44%) VPN
3 11 (24.44%) VoIP
4 10 (22.22%) Internet
5 8 (17.78%) SSL
5 8 (17.78%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (15.56%) FWSM
6 7 (15.56%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (8.89%) SAN
7 4 (8.89%) NAS
7 4 (8.89%) DHCP
8 3 (6.67%) Network Security
9 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.44%) Wireless
10 1 (2.22%) VLAN
10 1 (2.22%) IMAP
10 1 (2.22%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 14 (31.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Network Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) Team Leader
4 8 (17.78%) Cisco Administrator
4 8 (17.78%) UNIX Team Leader
5 6 (13.33%) Cisco Support
5 6 (13.33%) Network Support
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Voice Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Data Network Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Data Network Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Voice Network Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Data Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 3 (6.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) CMDB
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) GIS
3 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.22%) Handset
3 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) UNIX
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
1 10 (22.22%) Solaris
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 9 (20.00%) AIX
2 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.89%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
4 2 (4.44%) Security Management
4 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.44%) Line Management
4 2 (4.44%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.22%) Change Management
5 1 (2.22%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (35.56%) CCNP
3 10 (22.22%) CCNA
4 9 (20.00%) RHCE
4 9 (20.00%) IBM AIX Certification
5 8 (17.78%) CCVP
6 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 4 (8.89%) Degree
8 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
9 3 (6.67%) MCP
9 3 (6.67%) CCSP
9 3 (6.67%) CCSA
10 2 (4.44%) CISM
10 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (4.44%) HND
10 2 (4.44%) MCSE
10 2 (4.44%) CISSP
10 2 (4.44%) MCITP
11 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) BS7799
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.22%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Terminal Services
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (4.44%) UAG
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco UCCX
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (13.33%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Cisco
2 13 (28.89%) CheckPoint
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 10 (22.22%) F5
4 9 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (8.89%) Fortinet
5 4 (8.89%) LogRhythm
5 4 (8.89%) Juniper
6 3 (6.67%) Citrix
6 3 (6.67%) VMware
7 2 (4.44%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) Nokia
8 1 (2.22%) ESRI
8 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.22%) Aruba
Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago